surcharge

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A charge that has been omitted from an account as payment of a credit to the charged party
A penalty for failure to exercise common prudence and skill in the performance of a fiduciary's duties
An excessive price charged e.g. from an unsuspecting customer
An overprint on a stamp that alters (usually raises) the original nominal value of the stamp; used especially in times of hyperinflation
To apply a surcharge
An addition of extra charge on the agreed or stated price

Our airline tickets cost twenty dollars more than we expected because we had to pay a fuel surcharge.

an additional amount charged
{v} to overcharge, to load too much
{n} too great a charge or burder
{f} add an additional cost to; overcharge; overburden
To print or write a surcharge on (a postage stamp)
A Tax on superannuation contributions made on behalf of high-income earners
(See also Cost Recovery Elements) Factors added to the latest acquisition cost or repair cost price of an item so as to arrive at the customer's standard or exchanged price Surcharges will include: 1) transportation, for costs of deliveries from production site to points of use or storage; 2) inventory obsolescence and loss, for the costs of pilferage, damage, deterioration, physical inventory maintenance; 3) supply operations support costs; 4) inventory augmentation; 5) depreciation; and 6) carcass attrition costs, if applicable
superannuation surcharge is a tax paid by high income earners on certain superannuation contributions
The putting, by a commoner, of more beasts on the common than he has a right to
charge an extra fee, as for a special service
A fee added to a Transaction by an Acquirer, Terminal Operator or Merchant for a Transaction initiated at a Terminal
An extra charge applied to the premium by an insurance company, usually applied to an at-fault accident or moving violation
a charge imposed in accordance with Section 69 115 of the F C C 's Rules and Regulations plus the Local Exchange Company's Message Station Equipment Recovery Charge
If tax has not been paid by 28 February you have to pay a surcharge of 5% of the amount outstanding There is another 5% surcharge if tax is still outstanding by 31 July Booklet SA/BK7 - Self Assessment - Surcharges for late payment of tax provides further information about surcharges for late payment of tax You can view it on this site or obtain it from your local Inland Revenue Office
print a new denomination on a stamp or a banknote fill to capacity with people; "The air raids had surcharged the emergency wards"
an additional charge (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill) fill to an excessive degree; "The air was surcharged with tension"
An additional charge on top of a base rate for a specified reason
print a new denomination on a stamp or a banknote
An increase in your auto insurance premium due to an at-fault accident or a moving violation
A charge over the usual or legal rates
a stamp with a surcharge
An overprint that changes or restates the denomination of a stamp or postal stationery item
{i} additional amount added to the usual price; excessively high price; overly heavy load or burden
place too much a load on; "don't overload the car"
An extra charge applied by the insurer For automobile insurance, a surcharge is usually for accidents or moving violations
A penalty for failure to exercise common prudence and common skill in the performace of a fiduciarys duties
A charge that has been omitted from an account stated
An extra charge imposed on those who purchase with a credit card instead of cash (Currently, surcharges for credit card purchases are prohibited )
the addition of extra cost for a specific reason
This is an overprint that changes the denomination of a stamp from its original face value Thanks to Sung-Won Kim for suggesting this word T
An additional fee imposed by the card acceptor or acquirer on a cardholder for provision of a shared service
superannuation surcharge is a tax paid by high income earners on certain super contributions
A surcharge is an extra payment of money in addition to the usual payment for something. It is added for a specific reason, for example by a company because costs have risen or by a government as a tax. The prices of overseas holidays are subject to surcharges. money that you have to pay in addition to the basic price of something surcharge on (surchargier, from sur- (from super-; SUPER-) + chargier ). to make someone pay an additional amount of money
a condition in which the water elevation at the upstream end of a culvert exceeds the culvert obvert
The showing an omission, as in an account, for which credit ought to have been given
An amount added to the bill of lading to compensate the mover for obstacles that are above and beyond the normal move
A numismatic item which has been struck or counterstamped with another name or denomination
an additional charge (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill)
also Colloq
To show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given
Something printed or written on a postage stamp to give it a new legal effect, as a new valuation, a place, a date, etc
An extra or additional charge
To overload; to overburden; to overmatch; to overcharge; as, to surcharge a beast or a ship; to surcharge a cannon
Blackstone
fill to capacity with people; "The air raids had surcharged the emergency wards"
Charge to a bill for a specific period of time to recover a previously incurred expense
rip off; ask an unreasonable price
An overcharge; an excessive load or burden; a load greater than can well be borne
A charge over and above the normal charge
fill to an excessive degree; "The air was surcharged with tension"
An extra charge applied by the insurer
An additional charge allowed when a company pays a claim on your behalf
charge in excess of what is usual or customary; can apply to freight rates, fuel prices or fuel taxes A surcharge is usually assumed to be temporary
To overstock; especially, to put more cattle into, as a common, than the person has a right to do, or more than the herbage will sustain
show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given
A court required payment from a trustee's personal funds because of the trustee's negligence or intentional violation of his duties, which results in a loss to the trust's beneficiary(s)
surcharged
Simple past tense and past participle of surcharge
Surcharges
Contribution assessments made to finance training, health care and administrative costs Certain states also maintain special funds for the possibility that the states' unemployment trust fund may become insolvent
Surcharges
Per call - Some carriers have a low cost per minute, but charge a surcharge Per call, sometimes over $1 per call Therefore a 10¢ call really cost you $1 10 !
Surcharges
An additional monetary charge levied by a utility over and above the fixed and variable charge portions of the rate structure
Surcharges
Any additional charges to a merchant's standard processing fees They are a result of non-qualified transactions of different communications methods
foreign credit surcharge
tax that is levied on foreign credit
fuel surcharge
FedEx reserves the right to assess fuel or other surcharges on any shipments without notice Any such surcharge will be applied for such periods as we may determine necessary
fuel surcharge
An additional per-ticket fee added to a fare by an airline or other carrier, ostensibly to cover the increased cost of fuel to the carrier Fuel surcharges are seldom quoted in the fare
fuel surcharge
Incremental charge added to a freight charge, separate from the line-haul charge, to offset increases in fuel price against the assumed cost of fuel in the initial freight charge
import surcharge
additional fee placed on products brought in for sale from foreign countries
imported services surcharge
special tax placed on imported services
surcharged
overprinted with a new value
surcharges
third-person singular of surcharge
surcharging
present participle of surcharge
surcharge
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